Not all teenagers long for the vaccine. Many hate getting shots. Others say that because young people often get milder cases of Covid, why risk…View More To Vaccinate Younger Teens, States and Cities Look to Schools, Camps, Even Beaches
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In Englewood, about 60 percent of the residents have a high school diploma or equivalency or less, and 57 percent of households earn less than…View More Black Lives Are Shorter in Chicago. My Family’s History Shows Why.
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Senior Biden administration officials, asked by a reporter on Monday whether they had a “moral obligation” to ease the patent restrictions, said they had no…View More Biden to Send Coronavirus Vaccine Abroad
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Dr. Anthony S. Fauci said on Thursday that he hoped the nation would soon be able to resume use of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine,…View More States Struggle With Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Pause as Federal Officials Reassure Public
To federal health officials, asking states on Tuesday to suspend use of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine until they can investigate six extremely rare…View More Could a Rare Covid Vaccine Side Effect Put More at Risk?
UPPER MARLBORO, Md. — The path to quickly vaccinating the nation’s 250 million adults will be paved with pharmacy chains, hospitals and hulking stadiums where…View More As Nation Speeds to Vaccinate All, Maryland’s Path Shows Challenges Ahead